Monthly Archive: June 2016

Jun 28

Wales Change Five For First All Black Test

Following their 27-13 defeat at the hands of old rivals England a fortnight ago, Wales has changed a third of its team for the next test, the first against New Zealand on the summer tour. Five Changes The changes come in an attempt to raise the Welsh game against the world’s number one team. One …

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Jun 24

Batting Gloves Aren’t Just About Fashion: They’re About Safety

The death of Phil Hughes in 2014 was a shock to the cricketing world and a wake-up call to players across the globe, who realised the important role that kit can have in keeping you safe. A good-quality pair of cricket gloves should not only look good and feel great, but they should improve your …

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Jun 20

England Roster to Remain Unchanged for Third Test Against Sri Lanka

England captain Alastair Cook has announced that England’s team line-up will not be changed for their third and final test match against Sri Lanka. England have managed to prevail in the first two matches of the series, claiming victory by nine wickets in the second match. Winners and Losers Ben Stokes loses out as he …

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Jun 17

Buying cricket shoes: what you need to know

Sporting equipment has quickly become an integral part of all sports, with many sportsmen and women attributing their performances to the type of equipment they use during a match or event and not just the skills or experience they possess. Cricket is just one of those sports where equipment has become a vital part of …

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Jun 14

Choosing a Hockey Stick – The Basics

The basic hockey stick consists of a toe with one rounded and one flat edge. The ball is hit using the flat surface, with the left hand positioned near the top of the handle and the right near the base, controlling the stick. The same stick is used by both right- and left-handers. Weight and …

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